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New On-Campus Lab Strengthens Diagnostics, Education, and Research in Grenada

With the development of a state-of-the-art diagnostic molecular facility on campus, St. George’s University has assured its community and the country of Grenada that SGU will be prepared to do its part should another infectious disease outbreak surface in the near or distant future. The laboratory is housed in the on-campus Windward Islands Research and […]

SAS Grad Commits Life to Serving Community as Grenada Police Commissioner

Edvin Martin, BSc ’08, the current commissioner of the Royal Grenada Police Force (RGPF)  came from humble beginnings. He grew up in a Grenadian household of seven kids, inspired by his hard-working mother and his father,  a police constable who was the motivating factor for his son joining the RGPF. Mr. Martin attributes his humility […]

WINDREF Provides In-Depth Fisheries Training Through UN Grant

To strengthen a region that relies heavily on the fisheries sector for its food safety and livelihood, the Windward Islands Research and Education Foundation (WINDREF) recently led a rigorous 12-week training course that resulted in more than 300 men and women earning a fishing vessel captain’s permit, demonstrating their expertise in rules and safety on […]

SGU Celebrates Alumnae Impact on National Women Physicians Day

In honor of National Women Physicians Day, St. George’s University’s School of Medicine Alumni Association (SOMAA) held a virtual panel discussion to celebrate its accomplished alumnae making a difference every day in the medical community. The group of esteemed panelists delved into an open and informative discussion about their perspectives on not only being a […]

A closer look at COVID-19 vaccines

Matthew J. Memoli, MD ’02, director of Laboratory of Infectious Diseases (LID) Clinical Studies Unit at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, explains what people can expect should they choose to receive a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine, while also sharing what they can do to stay healthy in the meantime. The Government of […]